• 12 Municipalities

  • Land Area: 226.10 Square Miles

  • 10% of the US Population is within 75 miles of Mercer County

  • Population, 2014 Estimate: 371,537

  • Median household income, 2010 - 2014 data: $74,118

  • Equidistant from New York and Philadelphia

  • Over 27,000 acres of open space and preserved farmland

  • Seven parks, seven recreational areas, four public golf courses, a living history farm and wildlife center

  • 7 Colleges and Universities

  • Within a two hour drive of 30 million people

  • Great transportation services including Trenton-Mercer Airport offering commercial and corporate air travel

  • The top 5 industries, based on number of employees, includes: Government; Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; Health Care and Social Assistance; Educational Services; and Retail Trade.

  • 16 of top 20 professions in Mercer County are growing (source: NJ Department of Labor)

  • The unemployment rate in Mercer County is consistently lower than state and national averages

  • Mercer County has delivered more than 80 loans totaling $5.3 million through its Loan Fund.

  • Over 700 jobs created or retained by Mercer County Loan Fund since 2001